Barbara Benavidez-Chavez

Obituary of Barbara Ann Benavidez-Chavez

Barbara A. Benavides-Chavez died peacefully in her sleep,at her home in Salinas on Sunday, December 13,2020. She was 80.
Barbara was born in Monterey, California to Clinton and Dorothy Morrow, she was the only girl with seven brothers.
She lived in Seaside for 79 years and moved to Salinas and lived until she passed away.
She worked for the Hyatt Highlands Inn for over 20 years until She retried.

Barbara loved to cook for her family and friends,  she loved to sing, dance and go to the beach were she enjoyed the beautiful
view of the Monterey Bay.

Barbara is survived by her Husband, Refugio S. Chavez, along with her children, Tommy Benavides ( Shelia )
and Beverly Vega (Miguel). She has 5 Grandchildren and several Great Grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her Father Clinton Morrow, her Mother Dorothy Morrow and her daughter Judy (Ju Ju ) Benavides
along with all her siblings.

Due to the Covid-19 ,no services are being held at this time.

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A Memorial Tree was planted for Barbara
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Healey Mortuary and Crematory